Purple Kush is a pure Indica strain that emerged from the Oakland area of California as the result of a Hindu Kush and Purple Afghani cross. The pure Indica cannabis strain Purple Kush strain is known to be one of the 10 most powerful strains in the world. It exudes a sweet, earthy and sometimes woody smell and taste reminiscent of grapes. Its aroma is subtle and earthy with sweet overtones typical of Kush varieties. When ready to reap, its buds are dense and dark green with vibrant hues of purple laced within the leaves.
Its THC levels average at around 15-16% with some reaching as high as 28%. The high lasts about two hours and provides a powerful sedating effect that relieves pain and spasms throughout the body. It’s received plenty of positive reviews from consumers throughout the world, expressing it provides euphoric, numbing, and calming effects both in body and mind. If ingested via foods, it can last up to eight hours. Purple Kush marijuana strain is best consumed at nighttime.
Other than cotton mouth and dry eyes, this strain is known to induce paranoia in consumers that are not yet used to cannabis’ effects. Dizziness and headaches have also been negative side-effects if consumed improperly.